This website uses cookies
More information
Business Air News Bulletin
Business Air News Bulletin
The monthly news publication for aviation professionals.

Why visit ACE ’24?

Related background information from the Handbook...
The monthly news publication for aviation professionals.

Request your printed copy

Universal Avionics gains strategic business expert
John Benoit brings his leadership, business development and engineering background to the team at Universal Avionics.
Universal Avionics' director of strategic business development John Benoit.

Universal Avionics (UA) has appointed John Benoit to the position of director of strategic business development. He joins vice president of strategic business development Marc Bouliane and previous role holder Robert Randall in the strategic business development team, and will lead market development activities with OEMs (airframes and avionics), contribute to the development of robust product roadmaps and foster partnerships to complement UA's offering.

Benoit joins UA having had over 20 years of experience in the aerospace industry, including leadership and business development roles at Esterline Avionics Systems, Aviage Systems and Performance Software, and engineering experience as a system engineer and technical programme manager at Honeywell Aerospace. He is a United States Navy veteran and holds a commercial pilot's licence. He is a certified flight instructor and has performed aerobatics in airshows for many years. He also holds a bachelor's degree from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and an MBA from the University of Phoenix.

Other News
 
Textron selects Kapture for Cessna Citation portfolio
June 20, 2024
The Kapture system's compliance with the latest mandates, combined with its robust features and data analysis capabilities, make it a compelling choice for operators.
Ernzen joins StandardAero as COO
June 11, 2024
Universal Avionics grows flight recorder readout services
May 23, 2024
Southeast Aerospace secures STC amendment for Hawker 800 series with Insight
May 16, 2024
The upgrade represents a significant advancement in the avionics capabilities of Hawker 800 series aircraft. Southeast's goal is to offer a modern, efficient and highly reliable upgrade path.